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Fri, 29/06/2018 - 6:00pm to Sun, 01/07/2018 - 9:00pm
    Africa Writes 2018 Date: Friday 29 June – Sunday 1 July 2018 Venue: British Library, 96 Euston Rd, London NW1... more
Tue, 11/09/2018 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
ASAUK Biennial Conference Date: 11 – 13 September 2018 Venue: University of Birmingham, United Kingdom   ... more

African Arguments

Monday, 18 June 2018 - 12:46pm
Ethiopia has broken the stalemate, but several... more
Monday, 18 June 2018 - 10:53am
Ethiopia has made the first move. The next should... more

RAS News

Thursday, 17 May 2018
Written by Zeinab Badawi
  Announcing new RAS Council members    Thursday, 17 May 2018... more

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Director's Blog

Monday, 16 April 2018
Written by Nicholas Westcott
Commonwealth Heads of State and Government meet in London this week. Of the 53 members of the Commonwealth, 19 are African, the largest single group. There are of course historical reasons for this. But it is striking that the two newest members of the organisation (leaving aside welcome re-joiners... more